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Notice of Holiday Hours

Pursuant to Forks Municipal Code 2.10.030, Forks City Hall will close at noon on Thursday, December 24, 2020 and be closed all day on Friday, December 25, 2020 and Friday, January 1, 2021.

Notice of Public Hearing

Notice of Public Hearing
Forks City Council
September 14, 2020  7:30 P.M.
Forks City Council Chambers
500 East Division Street

Notice is hereby given that on September 14, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. the Forks City Council will hold a public hearing to obtain input regarding the City of Forks Capital Improvement Plan 2021-2027. This Plan was prepared to address capital improvement needs for City facilities for the period of January 1, 2021 through December 31, 2027.

Written comments will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on September 14, 2020.  Please address all comments to the Forks City Council. The Plan can be found on the City’s website under Documents>City Reports or copies may be obtained at City Hall. If you have any questions regarding the City of Forks Capital Improvement Plan 2021-2027, please contact Rod Fleck, Attorney/Planner at 360-374-5412.

Notice of Continued Conditional Use Application Hearing

Forks Planning Commission
8 July 2020
5:15 p.m.
Meeting to be conducted via ZOOM

The Forks Planning Commission opened and continued their hearing of 24 June 2020 regarding the Conditional Use Application of Tena Gagnon for her existing Fern Acres wedding and event venue. The notice for this hearing was published in the 11 June 2020 edition of the Forks Forum.  However, a required SEPA determination was not made and published, and the Planning Commission directed the Planner to continue this hearing to 8 July 2020 to ensure that the record was complete and proper.  The new hearing date will be 8 July 2020 and details regarding participation (via ZOOM) will be posted to the City website on Monday, 6 July 2020.

Fern Acres – Conditional Use

Notice of Approval of Conditional Use Permit

Notice of Approval of

Notice is hereby given that JGA Enterprises, LLC (John and Glenda Aldana) was granted a conditional use permit for a “West End Taproom Tip and Sip” (a retail business specializing in craft beers, craft ciders, wine tastes, retail beer, cider, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages) at 70 West A Street.  The complete Notice, a copy of the findings, and the determination and decision of the Forks Planning Commission are attached and incorporated in the following document.


Notice of Approval of Special Use Permit and Determination of Non-Significance

Notice of Approval of
SEPA Rules – WAC 197-11-970
Determination of Non-Significance (DNS)

Notice is hereby given that Giancarlo and Debra Buonpane were granted a Special Use Permit for the installation of a third residence in the form of a “tiny home” that would be used as a rental dwelling at 520 F Street. Further, the lead agency has determined that this project would not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment.



Notice of Special Forks City Council Meeting

Notice is hereby given that a majority of the City Council may be in attendance at the Forks Chamber of Commerce Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at noon at 1220 S Forks Avenue.  As such, this event will constitute a Special Meeting of the City Council.  No action will be taken and the purpose of the meeting will be to hear the State of the City Address from Mayor Fletcher.